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Study abroad opportunity

February 6, 2013

 The group in front of the TajMahal Bottom row kneeling L-R: Emily Hanneman, Ellie Westemeyer, Aimee Fisher. Top L-R: Alexandra Hjerpe, Mary Mcquillen, Sandra Looney, Julie Reinsnes, Nancy Hong, Katie Beech, John Pennington 
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The group in front of the TajMahal Bottom row kneeling L-R: Emily Hanneman, Ellie Westemeyer, Aimee Fisher. Top L-R: Alexandra Hjerpe, Mary Mcquillen, Sandra Looney, Julie Reinsnes, Nancy Hong, Katie Beech, John Pennington
lands Katie Beech in India for J-Term
By: Rebecca Hudson Murray County News Staffwriter

It was a trip she never dreamed she would ever take, a country she likely would never visit. But Augustana College senior Katie Beech knew she had always wanted to study abroad somewhere.  "Europe was such a safe place," she says.  "I wanted challenge and an adventure, someplace I wouldn't ever go - and now I want to go there again."

So when Beech had the chance to spend the J-term there with 5 other students in India, she jumped at the chance.  Together their group traveled to there to spend twenty days in the country on a class journey dubbed, "Music, Culture, Religion, Literature and Life in Northern India". 

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